Tag Archives: Cardiac

Gene Elimination Paves a New Way for Sudden Cardiac Arrest Treatment

Removing a defective gene mutation responsible for RYR2 protein production may help prevent sudden cardiac death, finds a new study. The results of this study are published in the journal of Circulation Research. Each year, at least 3 million people worldwide die of sudden cardiac death. In the U.S., this number reaches up to 450,000… Read More »

Heart Failure Prevention & Treatment: A Companion book To All You Need To Know About cardiac Failure

Heart failure (HF), often referred to as cardiac failure or congestive heart failure (CHP), occurs when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently to maintain blood flow to meet the body’s needs. A lot of health conditions contribute to heart failure. These include coronary artery disease, myocardial infarction also known as heart attack, high blood… Read More »

Being Overweight And Inactive Equals Higher Cardiac Heart Failure Risk

A study that followed over 21,000 male doctors for two decades, measuring a variety of things including the influence of carrying a few extra pounds and physical activity on risk of cardiac heart failure has an important message – even a few extra pounds can be risky, especially if you’re not active. For the non-medical… Read More »